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Forum: RV-10 09-16-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 255
Posted By Kupde
Tampa flights

Hey,

I just committed to have my RV-10 painted. So for the next 2 months I will be without a plane. If anyone in the Tampa area would like to share and share expenses it would help me through the...
Forum: RV-10 07-30-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By Kupde
I had the same questions and consulted Garmin. No...

I had the same questions and consulted Garmin. No issue with putting it behind the spar. I put mine right next to the access panel with the heater control mounted to the access panel cover. Works...
Forum: Florida (North) 07-25-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By Kupde
Pensacola

Anyone have some advice on VFR from Tampa to 82J in Pensacola. Best methods to navigate the airspace and any comments on the airport itself.

Thanks

Kevin
Forum: RV-10 05-28-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By Kupde
Thanks for inputs. I think itís like Lenny said...

Thanks for inputs. I think itís like Lenny said the speed power reduction at higher speeds, so Iíll set to a higher limit and see what happens...

Kevin
Forum: RV-10 05-28-2018, 06:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By Kupde
First flight! and a question

First Flight

Saturday before the big Florida storm hit I was able to do a first flight. Everything went well with no big surprises. One question: my pitch trim works fine on the ground but in...
Forum: RV-10 04-18-2018, 06:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 828
Posted By Kupde
The local EAA has no scales. Unfortunately a...

The local EAA has no scales. Unfortunately a RV-10 needs scales that can get to 700lbs which makes the purchase price much higher

Kevin
Forum: RV-10 04-18-2018, 04:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 828
Posted By Kupde
Scales

Iím based at Tampa Executive. Anyone have scales to a weight and balance?
Forum: RV-10 04-11-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By Kupde
Same here. Had to order about 40 to finish the...

Same here. Had to order about 40 to finish the wings. Must be a kit issue
Forum: RV-10 03-26-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,067
Posted By Kupde
Bishop, Welcome to come to Tampa Exec in 2 weeks...

Bishop,

Welcome to come to Tampa Exec in 2 weeks or my home in Brandon until then if you like
Forum: RV-10 03-16-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,067
Posted By Kupde
Thanks for the offer Ron. Iím planning on Tampa...

Thanks for the offer Ron. Iím planning on Tampa Exec due to proximity to home and work but again much appreciate the offer.
Forum: RV-10 03-14-2018, 06:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,067
Posted By Kupde
Tampa Exec

Planning to move my RV-10 to Tampa Exec for final assembly and Phase 1 testing. Anyone know of any issues with Tampa Exec for Phase 1? Anyone have suggestions for an area to request for Phase 1.
Forum: RV-10 02-24-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,642
Posted By Kupde
Sorry for the ignorance but what is OVC?

Sorry for the ignorance but what is OVC?
Forum: RV-10 02-24-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,642
Posted By Kupde
Bill of Sale

Any advice as to what to put in for a value on the bill of sale from Vans?
Forum: RV-10 02-21-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,755
Posted By Kupde
Thank you all for the many suggestions. Now it...

Thank you all for the many suggestions. Now it looks like I have a few different options.
Forum: RV-10 02-19-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,755
Posted By Kupde
Getting to the airport

Asking for help on how to get to the airport in Late March or early April. Well Iím planning on moving the project from my garage in Brandon FL to Tampa Executive Iíve read many threads and Iím...
Forum: RV-10 02-13-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By Kupde
Iíve tightened the clamp and even tried to...

Iíve tightened the clamp and even tried to lightly tap around the hole with a wooden piece but it still doesnít move. I think itís about a 0.006Ē difference in diameter between the hole and the...
Forum: RV-10 02-13-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By Kupde
EGT PROBE

The Alcon EGT probe says to use. 31 drill and 30 reamer but that diameter is still too small to seat the probe all the way in. Is the intent for the probe to rest on the tapered region or Seat all...
Forum: RV-10 06-25-2017, 07:35 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 8,664
Posted By Kupde
Looks like I'll be able to make it. Kevin...

Looks like I'll be able to make it.

Kevin Updegrove
Tampa, FL
Wings, empennage, fuselage, complete
Time for panel and engine
Forum: RV-10 05-11-2017, 04:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,493
Posted By Kupde
Did you install the overhead console with the...

Did you install the overhead console with the rest of the interior or did you do it earlier? Was it difficult to install? How many hours did it take to do the whole interior?
Forum: RV-10 05-16-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,411
Posted By Kupde
Thanks to all who replied. Thanks Matt. I will...

Thanks to all who replied. Thanks Matt. I will mount at the recommended location.
Forum: RV-10 05-13-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,411
Posted By Kupde
Thanks Justin. The chord is the distance from the...

Thanks Justin. The chord is the distance from the lead edge to the trailing edge and for the RV-10 it's about 57 inches. According to GARMIN the tip of the pitot/AOA should be no more than 25% of...
Forum: RV-10 05-11-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,411
Posted By Kupde
GARMIN. GAP 26 location

Anyone have some inputs as to the best location for the AOA PROBE. THE G3X manual says no further than 25% of chord but the "standard" location right behind the main spar puts the probe tip at about...
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